July 16, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st test detonation of an atomic bomb, Trinity Site, Alamogordo, New Mexico as part of the US Manhattan Project
  • Cruiser Indianapolis leaves San Francisco with atom bomb

Birthdays in History

  • Diana Warwick, leader (Association of University Teachers)
  • Jos Stelling, director (Pointsman)